A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 120 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (75 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c792. Unique identifier: us6000c792. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/10/20 / 2020-10-10 06:41:30 / October 10, 2020 @ 6:41 am. The temblor was picked up at 06:41:30 / 6:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -169.7394° West, 51.9962° North, depth 38.29 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.29 km (24 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 120 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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